NAGA CITY--Two flood advisories for the Bicol Region were issued by the the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration today, January 17, as tropical Amang continues to threaten Bicol.
The government agency listed the low-lying areas near the Bicol River as places likely to be affected by floods per Bulletin No. 1 issued on 17 January at 4:00 pm:
Bato, Nabua, Libon, Polangui, Oas, Ligao
Ombo, Baao, Bula, Pili
Camaligan, Bombon, Magarao, Minalabac, Canaman, Naga City, Gainza, Milaor, Pamplona, San Fernando
Cabusao, Libmanan, Sipocot
PAGASA cautioned against drainage flooding in the foregoing areas. Coastal flooding in the low-lying seashore areas should also be expected.
A General Flood Advisory was also issued earlier for the Bicol Region.
The following watercourses are likely to be affected according to General Flood Advisory #2:
Albay Rivers and tributaries in Guinale and Upper Donsol
Camarines Norte Rivers and tributaries in Labo and Daet Basud
Camarines Sur Rivers and tributaries in Lower Kilbay-Catabangan, Ragay, Tinalmud, Tambang, Lagonoy
Sorsogon River and tributaries in Lower Donsol, Ogod, Putiao, Cadacan, Banuang-Duan, Fabrica (Tugbugan), and
Catanduanes River and tributaries in Cabuyan, Bato, and Pajo
Masbate River and tributaries in Lanang, Mapayawan,Mandaong, Asid, Malbag, Guiom,Nainday, Daraga, Nauco (Aguada), and Beleno
The provinces of Catanduanes, Albay, Camarines Sur, Camarines Norte, Sorsogon, Masbate (including the islands of Burias and Ticao) are now under typhoon signal number 2 .
|General Flood Advisory 2 for Bicol|
|Flood Advisory- Areas around Bicol River|
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